Kurt Westergaard

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BornKurt Vestergaard
13 July 1935
Døstrup, Denmark
Died14 July 2021 (Age 86)
Copenhagen, Denmark
Alma materUniversity of Copenhagen
InterestsFreedom of Speech
The Danish cartoonist involved in the 2005 Muhammad depiction controversy.

Kurt Westergaard was the Danish cartoonist who drew the cartoons which caused the Jyllands-Posten Muhammad cartoons controversy.

He died in his sleep in July 2021, one day after his 86th birthday.[1]

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